Maca Magic, Maca Magic (Lepidium Peruvianum), Powder, 2.2 lbs (1 Kilo)
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- Almost 60 Phytochemicals in a Single Root!
- Perfect for Smoothies!
- A Dietary Supplement That is Naturally Malty to Taste
- 100% Raw
- Sustainable Harvest
- Feel the Power of the Inca
- One of The Most Powerful Roots on Earth!
- Not Pasteurized, Non-Irradiated
Historical Ethnobotanical Information
Used by the Inca and earlier Peruvian cultures for more than 1,500 years. Find out what the Inca have known for centuries:
Promotes healthy Sexual Function, Fertility, and Libido.
Chemical analysis of Maca Magic root reveals a brain-powering amino acid profile and includes 8 minerals, 6 sterols, 20 fatty acids, a full array of vitamins, saponins, carbohydrates, protein and more!
Grown and processed by Herbs America at 14,000 feet elevation under the intense sunlight and the rarified air of the Peruvian Andes.
Mix 1/2 to 1 teaspoon of Maca Magic with 8-16 oz water, soy or rice milk, your favorite beverage or mixed with muesli, yogurt, porridges such as oatmeal or other breakfast cereals.
Contains 100% raw maca hypocotyl
Caution: Nursing and pregnant mothers should consult their health care professionals before using this or any other product.
Historical data is given to encourage research and promote awareness of traditional food crops, ancient cultures and bioactive plants!
Keep out of reach of children.
|Serving Size:1/2 - 1 teaspoon (1.5 g)|
|Servings Per Container: about 660|
|Naturally Occurring Amino Acids in Maca; mg/1 g Protein||Amount per Serving|
iHerb Customer Reviews
Maca is an adaptogen that is well known to increase libido for both men/women without affecting hormones. It helps to increase fertility, improve immunity, nutrient dense (rich in amino acid, phytonutrients, healthy fats, vitamin and minerals), nourishes the endocrine system, balances the hormones relieve exhausted adrenal glands which help to handle stres s, increase energy levels, improve physical endurance and elevates our mood. Maca has a sweet and slight root taste. I find maca magic brand is more sweet than navitas naturals brand. I consider it pleasant tasting. It’s a good price for 454g of maca. Personally, I find that the libido boost and energy boost is quite observant. This is a good way to take maca as well as compared to those capsules of 500mg or tablets of 1000mg (seriously low in dosage). I like to mix with chocolate based blend like Amazing Gras s Chocolate to drink. This is also the best value for money though it's not organic. I am not so worried about organic for maca as maca are grown in the high mountainous region in Peru and maca magic has monitored over the growing proces s. Check out my page for more reviews!
Update Nov 16, 2011: I started heating this because I read that raw maca has goitrogens. I tried boiling it in water and drinking it, and unfortunately did this last night and I was wide awake all night! This morning, afraid I'd be sleep all day, I heated some in the oven and put it in a smoothie. I was full of energy and not sleepy at all, and not only felt like working out, I felt like going for a walk afterwards. It seems to work better after heating! I will definitely continue to use this. Original Review: After I purchased this maca to help balance my hormones, I came across a video warning about maca causing cystic acne breakouts. The next day I began to break out. I have no idea if the maca is actually causing it or if it's just the power of suggestion, but I do seem to break out when I take it. I'm also going very easy on the dosage, as I've read other warnings that it can cause severe stomach upset. Otherwise, it seems like a great supplement, and this size is a good value.
Buena, sana y natural
Posted by Gabids on Jan 07, 2015
La utilizamos con yogurt, es un alimento muy bueno y nutritivo, con muchos beneficios para la salud. tiene un efecto silencioso en el cuerpo, no es algo que notas que te hace bien, solo sabes que t hace bien. Hemos comprado ya 2 bolsas, pero rinden demasiado ya que la dosis es muy pequeñita. Recomendado
Lepidium Peruvianum Powder
Posted by 4940671779929135889 on Dec 08, 2014
I became interested in the Maca Magic (Lepidium Peruvianum) powder after taking Maca (Lepidium Meyenii)mainly in capsule form. Lepidium Meyennii is best for those interested in a libido effect. But as this is not the reason I initially started taking Maca I have switched to Lepidium Peruvanum. I believe that if I take this in reasonable quantities on a regular basis I shall start to see the visible results on me within a few months. But it won't happen over night. As I am more use to taking Maca in capsule form this is the first time that I've actually tasted Maca. At first I didn't like the taste either but since I started mixing it with a bit of yogurt I find it quite delicious. I wouldn't like eating a teaspoon of salt, chilies or coffee straight of the spoon either but mix it with something else and delicious. Lepidium Peruvianum and Lepidium Meyenii have different effects do some research online to find out which one is right for you.
"may cause birth defects"
Posted by 5436635851791759563 on Oct 14, 2014
it has a (very small actually) label on it that it may cause birth defects, but it's not written in the product description! peaple should pay attention to these stuff...
Posted by 4968982604864399880 on Oct 13, 2014
I use this in my smoothies and love it. Macca gives me loads of energy. I have tried it as a hot drink but can only have it in the morning as I cant sleep if I take it later in the day.